Family History Notebook

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Parish of Alston, Cumberland

#1    The Registers of St Augustine's Church, Alston (1701-1812) Transcribed by John Walton Robinson 1909 (viewed at Newcastle Central Library)
#2    W.E. Rounce index of Alston, Cumberland, marriages 1701 - 1837 (NDFHS, genuki)
#3    IGI online
#4    W.E. Rounce index of Alston, Cumberland, marriages 1701 - 1837 - online
#5    Information from the 1988 IGI for Cumberland ( Anglican 1701 - 1895)
#6    Microfilm at Carlisle Records Office (Marriages 1775 - 1813 not checked)
#7    Marriage Certificate transcribed by Norman Swindle
#8    Ancestry

Baptisms - Swindall, Swindle etc

1712 Jan 20 Thomas, s.o. Nicholas Vipond #3
1787 April 22 Matthew, s. of Isaac Chester #3
1779 Jan 28 Ann, d.o. Joseph and Mary Bell
Ann, d.o. Joseph Bell of Alston
#3
#6
1799 Sep Mary, d.o. William Archer and Mary Watson
born July 17th 1799, 3rd daughter of William Archer, miner, native of Kirkhaugh, by his wife Mary Watson, daughter of William Watson of this parish
#3
#6
1802 Mar 12 Mary, d. o. John Archer and Mary Darnaley #3
1802 Oct 30 Mary Swindall, 2 d Peter Swindall Wellgill Dykes miner no Allendale
bhw Nancy d Mary Bell n Knarsdale
born October 4th, baptised October 30th 1802
#1

#6
1803 Jul Ann, d. of Charles Forrest and Nancy Hunter #3
1804 Feb
1804 Feb 18
Jane, d. of William Erwin and Mary Nixon
Jane Erwin, born 25th November 1803, baptised 1804 Feb 18, 1st daughter of William Erwin, Pryhead, miner of this parish, by his wife Mary, daughter of Thomas Nixon
#3
#6
1805 Jan 14

1805 Mar 30
Nancy Swindall 3rd d Peter Swindall Wellgill Dykes, miner Allendale
bhw Nancy d Jos Bell
born 14th January, baptised 30th March 1805
#1

#6
1806 Feb
1806 Feb 23
Mary, d.o. William Archer and Mary Watson
Mary Archer, born Feb12, baptised Feb 23, 5th daughter of William Archer of Wellhouse (Hillhouse?), weaver from Kirkhaugh by his wife Mary daughter of William Watson
#3
#6
1806 Apr John Swindall 2nd s Peter Swindall Greenends miner Allendale
bhw Nancy d Joseph Bell
born 24th April 1805, baptised 1st April 1806
#1

#6
1807 July
1802 May 28

1807 Jul 11
Vipond, s.o. George Swindall  and Susannah Vipond
Vipond Swindall 3rd s George Swindall Garigill Gate miner Allendale
bhw Susannah d Joseph Bell Jacob Vipond* (Joseph Bell crossed out in #1, non-existent in #6)
born May 28th, baptised Jul 11th
#5
#1

#6
1808 Sep Mary, d. of Matthew and Hannah Hall of Whitehall, born 9th Sep 1808 #3
1815 Jan 7 Susannah, d.o. Peter and Sarah Swindle of Hermitage, Smelter #5, #6
1817 Apr 20 # Thomas, s.o. Joseph and Sarah Whitfield of Blackcleugh, born 18 Oct 1816 #6
1818 Mar 30 Hannah the daughter of William and Sally Greenwell Blacksmith, born 24 Jan 1818 #6
1819 Mar 1 # John, s.o. Peter and Sarah Swindall of Nattress, miner, born 24th November 1818 #5, #6
1835 Nov 26 $ Esther, d.o. Jacob Brown and Ann Brown formerly Swindale #6
1835 Apr 17 $ Thomas, s.o. George Wilkinson and Jane Swindale born 12 April 1835 #6

No further baptisms found in St Augustine's registers after 1815 through to 1959 for Swind(a)le

* This entry is out of sequence for the date and is 4 pages after the April 1806 entry
# Wesleyan Methodist

Baptisms - Slack

1723 Sep 7 Elizabeth, d.o Thomas Slack #1
1730 Jul 12 John, s.o. Thomas Slack #1
1733 Apr 19 Thomas, s.o. Thomas Slack #1
1752 Jul 5 Eleanor, d.o John Slack #1
1753 Apr 26 Mary, d.o Slack #1
1755 Mar 2 John, s.o. John Slack #1
1758 Jun 25 William, s.o. John Slack #1
1760 May 6 Thomas, s.o. Anthony Slack #1
1761 Jul 26 Anthony, s.o. Anthony Slack #1
1761 Aug 2 Mary, d.o Thomas Slack #1
1761 Aug 9 Mary, d.o John Slack #1
1762 Jul 18 Mary, d.o John Slack #1
1763 Mar 13 Ann, d.o Anthony Slack #1
1764 Apr 29 Ann, d.o Thomas Slack #1
1764 Dec 27 John, s.o. Anthony Slack #1
1765 May 19 Ann, d.o John Slack #1
1766 Jun 15 Elizabeth, d.o John Slack #1
1766 Jun 17 Hannah, d.o Anthony Slack #1
1767 May 11 Hannah, d.o Anthony Slack #1
1768 Jan 1 Elizabeth, d.o John Slack #1
1768 Jun 26 James, s.o. William Slack #1
1768 Dec 20 Ann, d.o Anthony Slack #1
1770 Apr 4 Isabel, d.o William Slack & Isabel Brown #1
1770 Apr 14 John, s.o. Thomas Slack #1
1770 Aug 27 Ann, d.o William Slack #1
1770 Sep 1 Sarah, d.o John Slack #1
1770 Dec 25 William, s.o. Anthony Slack #1
1773 Jan 7 Jane, d.o John & Margaret Slack #1
1773 Apr 11 Thomas, s.o. Thomas Slack #1
1773 May 20 Elizabeth, d.o William & Elizabeth Slack #1
1773 Jul 10 Thomas, s.o. Anthony & Hannah Slack #1
1774 Oct 22 Thomas, s.o. John & Margaret Slack #1
1776 Jan 21 Thomas, s.o. William Slack #1
1777 Apr 12 Margaret, d.o John & Margaret Slack #1
1779 Jun 4 Margaret, d.o John & Margaret Slack #1
1781 Jan 3 Joseph, s.o. Anthony Slack #1
1782 Nov 10 Joseph, s.o. Jonah & Ann Slack #1
1783 Jan 4 Hannah, d.o Anthony Slack #1
1783 Aug 3 Isabel, d.o William Cowing & Mary Slack #1
1784 Aug 15 Thomas, s.o. Jonah & Ann Slack #1
1786 Jul 16 John, s.o. Jonah & Ann Slack #1
1788 Dec 20 Willis, s.o. William Slack #1
1789 Jun 14 Sarah, d.o Jonah Slack #1
1793 Feb 3 Thomas, s.o. John Slack #1
1793 May 5 Hannah, d.o John Slack #1
1794 Aug 15 Mary, d.o John & Ann Slack #1
1795 Jan 4 Lancelot, s.o. William & Elizabeth Slack #1
1795 Jul 12 Anthony, s.o. John & Mary Slack #1
1795 Sep 21 John, s.o. Thomas & Isabel Slack #1
1796 Jul 10 Walton, s.o. William & Elizabeth Slack #1
1797 Jan 13 Thomas, s.o. Thomas & Isabel Slack #1
1797 Jan 29 John, s.o. John & Ann Slack #1
1797 Mar 4 William, s.o. William & Elizabeth Slack #1
1797 Jul 7 Elizabeth, d.o Thomas & Mary Slack #1
1798 May 18 John, s.o. John Slack & Mary Pattinson #1
1798 Jul 2 Ann, d.o John Slack & Ann Richardson #1
1798 Jul 25 Jonathan, s.o. William Slack & Elizabeth Walton #1
1799 Jan 8 Joseph, s.o. Bell & Margaret Slack Bell #1
1799 Jul 12 Mary, d.o Thomas Slack & Isabel Dickinson #1
1799 Nov 27 Hannah, d.o Thomas Slack & Mary Walton #1
1800 Sep 20 John, s.o. John Slack & Ann Richardson #1
1800 Dec 25 Mally, d.o William Slack & Elizabeth Walton #1
1802 Jan 2 Ann, d.o Thomas Slack & Isabella Dickenson #1
1802 Apr Mally, d.o John Slack & Mary Bell #1
1802 Sep 27 Joseph, s.o. William Slack & Elizabeth Walton #1
1804 Sep 2 Isabella, d.o Thomas Slack & Isabella Dickenson #1
1805 Mar 9 William, s.o. John Slack & Ann Richardson #1
1805 Apr 1 Thomas, s.o. John Slack & Mary Bell #1
1806 Jan 2 Agnes, d.o William Slack & Elisabeth Watson #1
1806 Jan 2 Agnes, d.o William Slack & Elizabeth Walton #1
1807 Aug 4 Watson, s.o. John Slack & Ann Richardson #1
1807 Sep 12 John, s.o. Thomas Slack & Isabella Dickinson #1
1809 Jul 12 Joseph, s.o. Thomas Slack & Mary Walton #1
1809 Sep 12 Joseph, s.o. Thomas Slack & Mary Walton #1
1812 May 6 Phebe, d.o Thomas Slack & Mary Walton #1
1815 Aug 27 Jane, d.o John & Elisabeth Slack #1
1815 Aug 27 James, s.o. John & Elisabeth Slack #1
1815 Dec 1 James, s.o. Willis & Ann Slack #1
1818 Dec 5 Nanncy, d.o Willis & Nancy Slack #1
1819 Jan 17 Sarah, d.o John & Mary Slack #1
1820 Feb 12 Mary, d.o John & Mary Slack #1
1820 Mar 28 John, s.o. Thomas & Hannah Slack #1
1820 Dec 26 William, s.o. Willis & Ann Slack #1
1821 May 29 Thomas, s.o. Thomas & Dolly Slack #1
1821 Aug 25 Tinswood, s.o. William & Elizabeth Slack #1
1822 Aug 30 Isaac, s.o. William & Ann Slack #1
1822 Nov 27 Thomas, s.o. Anthony & Elizabeth Slack #1
1824 Jun 27 John, s.o. John & Mary Slack #1
1824 Dec 8 Jonah, s.o. Thomas & Dorothea Slack #1
1826 Aug 6 Ann, d.o John & Mary Slack #1
1830 Feb 21 John, s.o. Thomas & Dorothy Slack #1
1831 Nov 13 Joseph, s.o. John & Hannah Slack #1
1833 Aug 18 Margaret, d.o John & Hannah Slack #1
1835 Sep 13 John, s.o. John & Hannah Slack #1
1836 Sep 21 Sarah, d.o Thomas & Sarah Slack #1
1837 Oct 22 Thomas, s.o. John & Hannah Slack #1
1839 Jun 23 Margaret, d.o Thomas & Sarah Slack #1
1849 Mar 19 Mary Jane, d.o John & Mary Ann Slack #1

Marriages - Swindle etc

     
1767 May 9 Jacob Vipont /Ann Fleming
Jacob Vipond / Ann Fleming, both of this parish, Witnesses Tho. Vipond, Hugh Pattinson
#3
#6
1775 Apr 29

 

Christopher Swindel of Allendale and Ann Armstrong otp wit Henry Cowing, Hugh Pattinson
Banns Ap 2,16,23 1775
Swindell Christopher / Armstrong Ann
#1, #6

#2

1776 Jun 23 Joseph Bell / Mary Carr #3, #4
1801 May 7 George Swindle of p Allendale Susannah Vipond Witness ThosVipond, Christopher Swindle   Banns Ap 5, 12, 19 1801
Entered George Swindall, signed George Swindle
#1, #2

#6
1815 Dec 28 William Greenwell / Sarah Bell #5
1824 May 27 John Swindle / Mary Stout
John Swindle bachelor of this parish & Mary Stout spinster of this parish
John signed, Mary made her mark. Witnessed by George Swindle and John Thompson
#2
#6
1824 Sep 23 John Teasdale / Sarah Swindle botp Witnessed by Joseph Todd, Isabella Vipond, John Swindle #2, #6
1825 May 1 John Barron / Jane Irwin #3
1826 May 7 George Swindle / Mary Archer botp Witnessed by William Archer, William Richardson #2, #6
1828 Feb 9 Thomas Swindale / Isabella Shield botp Witnessed by Thomas Coats Worth, John Pattinson #2, #6
1828 Feb 21 Jacob Brown / Ann Swindle botp Witnessed by Joseph Walton, Thos [?] #2, #6
1835 Jun 6 William Proud / Margaret Swindle botp Witnessed by [?], Susannah Swindle, Matthew [?] #2, #6
1835 Dec 17 George Wilkinson / Jane Swindle botp Witnessed by John Wilkinson, Thomas Swindle #2, #6
1836 Feb 25 George Smith / Elizabeth Varty #3, #4
1837 Feb 18 Joseph Dawson / Esther Coats #3
1837 Mar 2 Thomas Swindle / Mary Hall botp Witnessed by Craig Swindle X, John Pattinson, Susannah Swindle X #2, #6
1838 Mar 10 Robert Routledge of Millhouse / Mary Cousins of Nentbury
Witnessed by Robert Landon, Joseph Swindale
 
1839 Dec 26 Robert Douglas / Susannah Swindle
Robert Douglas, of full age, Bachelor, Mill Wright, of Nenthead; Father Abraham Douglas, Dyer
Susannah Swindle of full age, Spinster, of Nenthead; Father not stated ?
Robert signs, Susannah marks. Witnesses John Bearshaw, John Pattinson
#5
#6
1842 Feb 21
1842 Oct 27
Richard Hetherington / Barbara Swindle
Richard Hetherington, of full age, Bachelor, Miner of Nenthead; Father Robert Hetherington
Barbara Swindle, of full age, Spinster of Nenthead; Father Francis Swindle, Mill overman
Richard signs, Barbara marks. Witnesses John Lattimer, Jane Swindle X
#5
#6
1842 Sep 8 John Swindle / Jane Greenwell
John Swindle, of full age, Bachelor, Smelter, of Nenthead; Father Peter Swindle, Smelter
Jane Greenwell, of full age, Spinster, of Nenthead; Father William Greenwell, Blacksmith
John signs, Jane marks. Witnesses John Graham, Ann Lattimour
#5
#6
1861 Dec 26[?] Thomas Swindle / Ellen Moffat
Thomas Swindle, of full age, Bachelor, Miner, of Ninebanks [No father named]
Ellen Moffat, of full age, Spinster, of Alston; Father Peter Moffat, Miner
Thomas signs, Ellen marks. Witnesses Joseph Smith, Jane Moffat
#5
#6
1874 Jul 2

**

Joseph Lowe, 21, Batchelor, Lead Miner from Clitheroe. Father: Teasdale Lowe (deceased), Lead Miner
Elizabeth Swindle, 19, Spinster from Wellhope. Father: Wallace Swindle (deceased), Lead Miner
In the presence of  John Swindle and Hannah Price
#7

**    Primitive Methodist Chapel

Marriages - Slack

#1    FamilySearch index
#1126    Bill Rounce's Transcription of Alston Marriages

1721 Jan 3 Thomas Slack / Mary Shutton #1126
1737 Nov 14 Caleb Walton / Rachel Slack #1126
1754 Sep 2 William Allinson / Mary Slack #1126
1760 May 1 Anthony Slack / Hannah Tiniswood #1126
1760 Oct 26 John Slack / Margaret Walton
FamilySearch gives Mary
#1126
1761 Apr 13 Thomas Slack / Ann Watson #1126
1765 May 29 Thomas Forrest / Mary Slack #1126
1770 May 12 John Forest / Eleanor Slack #1126
1776 Dec 26 John Slack / Mary Pearson #1126
1781 Jun 28 Joseph Archer / Mary Slack #1126
1781 Dec 23 Jonah Slack / Ann Bulman #1126
1783 Feb 8 William Slack / Elesbeth Shield #1126
1784 May 6 Edward Robson / Mary Slack #1126
1784 Nov 22 Thomas Ramsay / Ann Slack #1126
1785 Jan 10 Thomas Little / Ann Slack #1126
1786 Jan 13 William Charlton / Ann Slack #1126
1787 Dec 29 William Slack / Ann Willis #1126
1788 Jul 26 John Stephenson / Elizabeth Slack #1126
1790 May 6 Richard Holmes / Elizabeth Slack #1126
1791 Dec 26 John Slack / Mary Bell #1
1792 Jun 17 John Slack / Ann Richardson #1126
1794 Jan 23 William Bright / Sarah Slack #1126
1794 Jun 19 William Slack / Elizabeth Walton #1126
1794 Nov 13 Thomas Slack / Isabella Dickinson #1126
1795 Mar 14 William Slack / Elizabeth Teasdale #1126
1797 Feb 23 Thomas Slack / Mary Walton #1126
1799 Jul 4 Wm Wilkinson / Margaret Slack #1126
1801 Feb 14 Fenwick Allison / Isabella Slack #1126
1803 Oct 29 John Slack / Hannah Graham #1126
1804 Jan 12 William Watson / Mary Slack #1126
1810 Mar 15 William Watson / Elizabeth Slack #1126
1811 Dec 29 Jasper Richardson / Elizabeth Slack #1126
1813 Dec 5 John Slack / Elizabeth Bowman #1126
1814 Apr 10 Joseph Bowman / Mary Slack #1126
1814 Dec 3 William Willis Slack / Ann Elliot #1126
1814 Dec 24 John Milburn / Hannah Slack #1126
1816 Mar 21 John Slack / Mary Henderson #1126
1816 May 16 Jonah Ward / Mary Slack #1126
1816 Jul 15 Thomas Slack / Hannah Vipond #1126
1818 May 2 William Slack / Ann Hodgson #1126
1822 May 20 Anthony Slack / Elizabeth Natrass #1126
1822 Jun 13 Robert Thompson / Mary Slack #1126
1822 Jun 30 Thomas Walton / Ann Slack #1126
1822 Dec 19 Joseph Pearson Slack / Nanny Little #1126
1825 Jan 31 Walton Slack / Hannah Featherston #1126
1825 Mar 3 Thomas Slack / Jane Dickinson #1
1825 Mar 3 Thomas Slack / Jane Dickenson #1126
1825 Mar 17 James Slack / Betty Lee #1126
1826 May 17 Joseph Slack / Ellen Rigg #1126
1827 Sep 10 Jonathan Slack / Ann Nattrass #1126
1830 Dec 2 John Slack / Hannah Walton #1126
1838 Aug 9 John Slack / Mary Walton #1
1840 Jul 3 Joseph Raddam / Jane Slacks #1
1848 Oct 21 John Slack / Mary Anne Welsh #1
1859 Dec 8 Robert Goodfellow / Margaret Slack #1

Burials - Swindle etc

No Swind(ale) found in #1 or in the Parish register to 1959

Burials - Slack

#1   Family Search

1769 May 30 Margaret Slack Daughter of Thomas Slack #1
1771 Jan 16 Elizabeth Slack Daughter of William Slack #1
1771 Jun 15 Jonathan Slack Son of William Slack #1
1773 Jan 23 Jane Slack Daughter of John Slack #1
1773 Apr 9 Thomas Slack #1
1773 Oct 23 Elizabeth Slack Daughter of William Slack #1
1777 Jan 21 Thomas Slack Son of William Slack #1
1777 Apr 14 Margaret Slack Daughter of John Slack #1
1783 Jun 16 Margaret Slack #1
1788 Mar 11 Anthony Slack #1
1789 Jun 15 Hannah Slack Daughter of Anthony Slack #1
1790 Dec 22 Sarah Slack Daughter of Jonah Slack #1
1793 Oct 21 Ann Slack #1
1793 Dec 21 Jono. Slack #1
1794 Dec 22 Thomas Slack Son of John Slack #1
1795 Jan 7 John Slack #1
1795 Dec 15 John Slack Son of Thos. & Isabella Slack #1
1800 Sep 7 John Slack Son of William Slack #1
1804 Jul 1 John Slack Son of William Slack & Elizabeth Dawson #1
1804 Oct 23 William Slack Son of John Slack & Elisabeth Walton #1
1804 Dec 12 Anthony Slack Son of Ann Richardson #1
1808 Apr 6 John Slack Son of Thomas Slack & Ann Richardson #1
1810 Mar 25 Ann Slack Daughter of John & Isabella Slack #1
1812 Jan 25 William Slack Son of John & Ann Slack #1
1844 Jun 21 Hannah Slack Spouse of Thomas Slack 50 #1
1860 Nov 6 James Slack Son of Thomas & Hannah Slack 43 #1
1865 Jun 9 Thomas Slack Spouse of Hannah Slack 72 #1
1871 Aug 11 Mary Slack Spouse of Thomas Slack 72 #1